The management information systems (MIS) program prepares graduates for advanced graduate study and careers in organizations as information systems specialists focusing in the areas of application programming, data base administration, information systems management, and systems analysis and design.
The program emphasizes the importance of information as an organizational resource to be managed for the generation of timely, quality information for business decision making. The use of information to make decisions in the areas of accounting, finance, management, management information systems and marketing of an enterprise is stressed.
The field of Management Information Systems (MIS) encompasses the analysis, design, implementation, and management of information systems. MIS is an integral part to enable company activities, including management and decision-making. The emphasis of the major is on preparing information specialists in systems, data management, operations, and functional areas including accounting, management, finance, and other major business areas.